ERIC Number: ED118328
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1972
Reference Count: N/A
Farmworkers in Rural America, 1971-1972: Part 5A, Appendix. Hearings Before the Subcommittee on Migratory Labor of the Committee on Labor and Public Welfare, United States Senate, 92d Congress, 1st and 2d Sessions.
Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. Senate Committee on Labor and Public Welfare.
During the hearings of the Subcommittee on Migratory Labor, various statements prepared for the Subcommittee on Monopoly of the Senate Select Committee on Small Business hearing on the role of giant corporations in the American and world economies were included. This appendix includes some of those statements. The statements given cover: (1) corporate secrecy and agribusiness; (2) research into the effects of corporate farming on the quality of rural community life; (3) the problem of the relationship between large-scale and corporate firms in agriculture and the rural community including the persons employed in agriculture; (4) needed research into the effects of large-scale farm and business firms on rural America; and (5) corporate accountability and the family farm. The appendix also ircludes the following articles and publications: (1) .A Profile of California Agribusiness," (2) "Arvin and Dinuba Revisited: A New Look at Community Structure and the effects cf Scale of Farm OPerations," (3) "Corporations Having Agricultural Operations," (4) "Economies of Size ir Farming," (5) "Our 31,000 Largest Farms," and (6) "Who Will Control U.S. Agriculture? Policies Affecting the Organizational Structure of U.S. Agriculture." (NQ)
Publication Type: Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. Senate Committee on Labor and Public Welfare.
Identifiers - Location: California